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(About 1635-1708)


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1. GORDON, James of Tirriesoul (Torriesoul) and Camdell


  • Born: About 1635
  • Marriage (1): GORDON, James of Tirriesoul (Torriesoul) and Camdell 1
  • Died: 1708 1

   Another name for Jean was GORDON, Jean.2

   User ID: B530.

  General Notes:

"Of the family of Beldornie, now of Wardhouse, Jean Gordon, mother of the laird, and Marie his sister are in 1704 returned as Papists..."

from Catholic Highlands 2

Jean married James GORDON of Tirriesoul (Torriesoul) and Camdell, son of Alexander GORDON of Killyhuntly, Merchant. 'Sandy Mor' and Jean GRANT.1 (James GORDON of Tirriesoul (Torriesoul) and Camdell was born about 1630 and died in 1692 1.)

  Marriage Notes:

"Alexander of Killiehuntly had by this marriage a son, James, designed 'of Tillisoul,' or 'Terrisoul' and 'Camdell,' who married a Jean Anderson. James died in 1692, and his wife Jean in 1708. (Family Pedigree referred to.)" (page 3)

"Alexander Gordon of Killihuntly had by his wife, Jean Grant, a son James, usually designed of Tilliesoul, sometimes Torrisoul (now part of the town lands of Huntly), and of Camdell, a place a little below Tomintoul in Strathavon." (page 6)

from Gordons of Beldorney 1


1 e-books, A Short Family History of the Later Gordons of Beldorney by Douglas Wimberley (1904).

2 e-books, The Catholic Highlands of Scotland by Odo Blundell (1909).

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